Dengue fever: Paraguay surpasses 300 notifications per week and more than 2,000 cases

Eliminating breeding sites is the primary strategy to prevent the Aedes aegypti, the mosquito that transmits dengue, zika, and chikungunya, from reproducing.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - According to the Arbovirosis Surveillance report, the weekly average of suspected cases of dengue fever in the last three weeks is 304. Of these, 58% are concentrated in Central and Asunción.

Last week, Caazapá and Misiones reported a slight increase in notifications, while San Pedro Sur and Boquerón registered a decrease in viral circulation. They urge to persist in the control actions and the elimination of breeding sites, as it . . .

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